Top Choice Jewellery in Beyoğlu

Özlem Tuna

A leader in Turkey's contemporary-design movement, Özlem Tuna produces super-stylish jewellery and homewares and sells them from her retail space near Orhan Pamuk's Museum of Innocence. Her pieces use forms and colo…
Top Choice Homewares in Beyoğlu


Interior designer Emel Güntaş is one of İstanbul's style icons and this recently opened contemporary crafts shop in Tophane is a favourite destination for the city's design mavens. The stock includes cushions, carpe…
Top Choice Handicrafts in Beyoğlu


The felting, lacework, embroidery, all-natural soaps and soft toys in this lovely shop are made by economically disadvantaged women in Turkey's rural areas. All profits are returned to them, ensuring that they and t…
Top Choice Homewares in Beyoğlu

3rd Culture

Having returned to İstanbul after many years living and working around the globe, siblings Emre and Zeynep Lale Rende decided to open a concept store specialising in homewares and furniture made in İstanbul but insp…
Music in Beyoğlu


If you develop a taste for local music while you're in town, this popular store is the place to indulge it. As well as a huge CD collection of Turkish popular music, there's a select range of Turkish folk, jazz and …
Food in Beyoğlu

Mabel Çikolata

The city's most beloved chocolate company started trading in 1947 and neither its logo nor this flagship store have changed much since that time. The milk, dark and flavoured varieties are equally delicious, and ret…
Music in Beyoğlu


Those keen to supplement their CD or vinyl collections with some Turkish music should head to this large shop in Cihangir, where knowledgable English-speaking staff can steer you towards the best local classical, ja…
Cosmetics in Beyoğlu

Eyüp Sabri Tuncer

Turks of every age adore the colognes and beauty products produced by this local company, which was established in 1923. Its doğal zeytınyağlı (natural olive oil) body balms and soaps are wonderfully inexpensive con…
Clothing in Beyoğlu

Antijen Design

Local designer Nilüfer Karaca creates sculptural pieces in muted tones that customers can purchase off the rack or have made to measure in two or three days. Her form-hugging summer frocks and statement winter coats…
Fashion & Accessories in Beyoğlu


No self-respecting local fashionista would be without a chic handbag designed by local gal Serra Türker. Quality materials and skill are the hallmarks, for which you will pay accordingly.